The table below looks at the statistics for BGP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited BGP over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Border Gateway Protocol (BGP)
Rank 38 62 -
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -
Permanent jobs citing BGP 11 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 4.14% 0.36% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.33% 1.64% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 0
Average salary £53,750 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.57% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
BGP
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Communications & Networking Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
60 61 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 22.56% 22.10% 22.99%
Number of salaries quoted 46 55 62
Average salary £45,000 £33,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.32% -29.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

BGP
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing BGP across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

BGP Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

BGP
Salary Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing BGP across the Bedford region.

BGP Salary Trend in Bedford

BGP
Salary Histogram in Bedford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing BGP across the Bedford region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015.

BGP Salary Histogram in Bedford

BGP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing BGP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited BGP.

1 26 (100.00%) Cisco
1 26 (100.00%) CCNP
1 26 (100.00%) CCDP
1 26 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 26 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 26 (100.00%) CCSA
1 26 (100.00%) Network Security
1 26 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 26 (100.00%) Spanning Tree
2 25 (96.15%) CCSE
2 25 (96.15%) OSPF
2 25 (96.15%) LAN
2 25 (96.15%) WAN
3 24 (92.31%) Firewall
4 23 (88.46%) Load Balancing
4 23 (88.46%) Data Centre
5 20 (76.92%) MS Visio
6 19 (73.08%) Microsoft
7 18 (69.23%) Network Management
8 17 (65.38%) Disaster Recovery
8 17 (65.38%) Wireshark
8 17 (65.38%) TCP/IP
9 16 (61.54%) tcpdump
10 14 (53.85%) Check Point Certification
11 6 (23.08%) CCNA
12 4 (15.38%) Cloud Computing
12 4 (15.38%) CCDA
12 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
13 3 (11.54%) F5
14 2 (7.69%) Cisco ASA

BGP
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing BGP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited BGP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 20 (76.92%) MS Visio
2 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.85%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 26 (100.00%) Network Security
1 26 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 26 (100.00%) Spanning Tree
2 25 (96.15%) LAN
2 25 (96.15%) WAN
2 25 (96.15%) OSPF
3 24 (92.31%) Firewall
4 17 (65.38%) Wireshark
4 17 (65.38%) TCP/IP
5 16 (61.54%) tcpdump
6 2 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (7.69%) Cisco PIX
Job Titles
1 21 (80.77%) Consultant
2 18 (69.23%) Network Consultant
3 13 (50.00%) Security Consultant
3 13 (50.00%) Network Security Consultant
4 5 (19.23%) Security Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) Network Engineer
4 5 (19.23%) Network Security Engineer
5 4 (15.38%) Cisco Consultant
5 4 (15.38%) Cisco Network Consultant
6 3 (11.54%) AWS Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 23 (88.46%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (88.46%) Load Balancing
2 18 (69.23%) Network Management
3 17 (65.38%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.85%) Time Management
4 1 (3.85%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 26 (100.00%) CCNP
1 26 (100.00%) CCDP
1 26 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 26 (100.00%) CCSA
2 25 (96.15%) CCSE
3 14 (53.85%) Check Point Certification
4 6 (23.08%) CCNA
5 4 (15.38%) CCDA
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) Cisco
1 26 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 19 (73.08%) Microsoft
3 3 (11.54%) F5
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Imperative People
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + 6,900 car allowance + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago